Speakers

We’re assembling a line-up of talented leaders from some of the world's most pioneering organisations. They'll be sharing their insights, their stories and their ideas - as well as some of their pain from past challenges. It's all designed to help you navigate your own leadership journey.

More speakers will be announced over the coming months, so check back for details or sign up to our mailer for the latest updates.

Past speakers

Since 2016 Leading Design has been convening the brightest minds in design leadership from some of the world's most pioneering organisations. Meet a few of our past speakers...

Jane Austin
Jane Austin
Chief Experience Officer, Digitas
Meredith Black
Meredith Black
Co-Host, Reconsidering
Mike Davidson
Mike Davidson
Vice President, InVision
Dantley Davis
Dantley Davis
Chief Design Officer, Twitter
Janice Fraser
Janice Fraser
Senior Vice President, Bionic
Aaron Irizarry
Aaron Irizarry
Sr. Director of Design, Capital One
Margaret Lee
Margaret Lee
Leadership Coach, Design Dept.
Noah Levin
Noah Levin
Design Director, Figma
Jill Lin
Jill Lin
Head of Interaction Design, The LEGO group
Farai Madzima
Farai Madzima
UX Manager, Shopify
Dan Mall
Dan Mall
Founder, SuperFriendly
Peter Merholz
Peter Merholz
Design organization consultant, Humanism at Scale, LLC
Iram Mirza
Iram Mirza
UX Lead, YouTube
Ovetta Sampson
Ovetta Sampson
Director of UX Core Machine Learning, Google
Alberta Soranzo
Alberta Soranzo
Group Head of Customer Experience, Vodafone Business
James Stevens
James Stevens
Director of Group Product Research & Opportunity Development, Sky
Andy Vitale
Andy Vitale
Executive Vice President, Design, Rocket Companies
Cap Watkins
Cap Watkins
CXO, Primary
Alla Weinberg
Alla Weinberg
CEO & Culture Designer, Spoke and Wheel
Frank Yoo
Frank Yoo
VP of Design & Research, Coinbase

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